Finance

“Coronavirus Pandemic Could Elevate ESG Factors” – The Wall Street Journal – March 25, 2020

On March 25, 2020 The Wall Street Journal reported that the “recent volatility in financial markets due to the coronavirus pandemic could provide investors with more of an incentive to grill companies on nonfinancial risks. Environmental, social and governance investing was growing in popularity before the virus began to circulate, as investors flocked to companies […]

“World’s largest desalination project in UAE secures $758mln green loan” – Zawya – March 12, 2020

On March 12, 2020 Zawya reported that “(t)he UAE has made a big stride in the Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) -linked project finance landscape worldwide. On Wednesday, a desalination project, majority-owned by Abu Dhabi government secured a sustainability-linked loan certification, for its global project called Taweelah Independent Water Project (IWP). The $758 million loan […]